Lakewood News Reporter

News source for Lakewood and Hawaiian Gardens in Southern California.

Lakewood Sheriff’s Station honors fallen firefighter

The Lakewood Sheriff’s Station on Monday paid tribute to Kevin Woyjeck, one of the 19 Arizona firefighters who died last month. “To be part of this and support Captain Woyjeck, … Continue reading

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DUI checkpoint in Lakewood nabs five offenders

Five suspects were arrested for DUI violations on Friday at a DUI checkpoint on Del Amo Boulevard. The checkpoint was near Del Amo Boulevard’s intersection with Pioneer Boulevard, according to … Continue reading

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Local official goes to Washington, sees Michelle Obama

Hawaiian Gardens Mayor Pro Tem Mike Gomez received a pep talk on Wednesday from First Lady Michelle Obama. “So good luck this afternoon. I’m going to go hang out with … Continue reading

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Hawaiian Gardens joins water agency, approves regional plan

The Hawaiian Gardens City Council agreed on Tuesday to a $5,000 membership fee in order to join the Gateway Water Management Authority. “We have agencies on top of agencies that … Continue reading

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Lakewood Sheriff’s Station accident caused by deputy

A deputy driving a Lakewood Sheriff’s Station squad car crashed into a Toyota SUV on Saturday when he attempted an unusual maneuver, Sgt. Cruz Solis said. The collision occurred in … Continue reading

July 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

67 citations for fireworks violations in Lakewood

Authorities in the city of Lakewood handed out 67 citations for fireworks violations, said Lt. Martin Rodriguez, saying this was a preliminary number. The fine for shooting illegal fireworks was … Continue reading

July 5, 2013 · 2 Comments

2 plaques stolen from veterans memorial

Lakewood took down three plaques for safekeeping from the Del Valle Veterans Memorial after two were stolen, according to the city. Click here for a photo slideshow of the memorial … Continue reading

July 3, 2013 · 1 Comment

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